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Waterfront Diner

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Loraine Way | Bramford, Ipswich IP8 4JS, England
01473 830414
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had stayed overnight in Ipswich overnight and were heading back west the next monring. Having an early start on a Sunday morning, we were looking for somewhere for a good honest English Breakfast, and were finding the only options early on a Sunday were going to be formulatic offerings by national chains or an overpriced breakfast at our hotel.... More 

Thank plunet
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Relaxed, great value. Wide choice of food all great quality, breakfast particularly yummy!! Good portion size, nice location.

Thank Taste20161988
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

This is a beautiful location and very popular on our visit, choice of small or large breakfast or the usual bacon bap etc, friendly staff, good value you even get fried bread and toast inc as well as the tea or coffee

Thank Finolac
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Perfect food, perfect service, great atmosphere, timing on food is excellent, overall a perfect place to eat as family's, with friends or just with your partner!

Thank Aliice T
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

We went there for lunch. The staff were very down to Earth, chatty and helpful (we had a 1year old with us). We then finished. Out lunch with feeding the ducks.

Thank Clcc1974
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Location does make this place what it is in a lovely spot by the fishing lake. We one here around once a month and always leave happy. Food is very good and of excellent value. My one critique is that they really need to get a card machine installed!

Thank James M
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

My phone background is now a picture of their breakfast. It looks like a face. Experience life. Experience breakfast.

Thank MarcSimmonds
Kettering, United Kingdom
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157 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

We much enjoyed our breakfasts at the Waterfront Cafe. The food was quickly prepared and tasted very nice. We could refill our mugs of tea for free as we had had the meals. The staff were very helpful. The care was clean and warm. We liked the views across the lake.

Thank jeremysfeedback
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Place has tried to go more up market and it's such a shame, atmosphere has changed and staff our miserable and rarely smile at you, it's definitely not what it used to be

Thank Laila H
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Been here lots of times and only had coffee and cake this time but still a good experience. Coffee was good and cake delicious and great friendly service. Highly recommended.

Thank John K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Loraine Way | Bramford, Ipswich IP8 4JS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: 01473 830414

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?